Jeff Samardzija did nothing to diminish his trade value on Thursday afternoon nor did he hurt the White Sox slim postseason chances.
Struggling shortstop Alexei Ramirez was held out of the White Sox lineup Thursday as he experienced soreness after hitting a foul ball off his left foot Wednesday night.
The White Sox entered Sunday winners of four in a row, and not coincidentally haven’t had any major defensive blunders against St. Louis and Baltimore.
Avisail Garcia leaped, stretched his left arm well beyond the right field fence and came down with what might be the biggest play of the season for the White Sox.
DETROIT -- Carlos Sanchez has proven to the White Sox how capable he can be with his glove. On Thursday afternoon, the rookie finally showed them what he could do with his bat, too.